Learn about our program: Live information session 2015

Learn about our program: Live information session 2015

Want to make a positive impact on the world through architecture and design? If you’re interested in social impact design and have a degree in Architecture, Urban Planning, U...

Teddy Cruz on mediating from bottom-up to top-down

Teddy Cruz on mediating from bottom-up to top-down

Tuesday night’s event with Teddy Cruz marked an inspiring end to our Development by Design: Dialogues in Architecture, Equity and Design organized in collaboration with Roca ...

Susanna Oliver of World Vision on empowering communities through water access

Susanna Oliver of World Vision on empowering communities through water access

Last Thursday at the third session of our Development by Design: Dialogues in Architecture, Equity and Design, Susanna Oliver, project manager and head of the Catalunya office of W...

Dan Lewis on building resilience to empower local goverments for disaster prevention

Dan Lewis on building resilience to empower local goverments for disaster prevention

Last Thursday at the second session of our Development by Design: Dialogues in Architecture, Equity and Design we welcomed post-disaster expert Dan Lewis to talk about Resilience i...

Alumni Nerea Amoros pursues PhD after teaching and working in Rwanda

Alumni Nerea Amoros pursues PhD after teaching and working in Rwanda

We caught up with former student Nerea Amoros after she recently gave a lecture to our current students about her work in Rwanda since graduating our masters program in 2011. She t...

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Open Lecture with Aditya Kumar on Community-Based Planning
Apr 23, 2015 | by Ana Cañizares | No Comments | Read →

Next Monday at 12pm we welcome scholar Aditya Kumar, who will be give an open lecture on community based planning in managing disaster reconstruction, post-war reconstruction and s...

A call for alternative visions along Beirut’s coast
Apr 7, 2015 | by Ana Cañizares | No Comments | Read →

In an effort to prevent the transformation of Dalieh – the last of the natural headlands overlooking Beirut’s emblematic Sakhret el-Raouche (Pigeon’s Rock)–to another priva...

Last week for scholarship applications to Summer School Guayaquil on Ecological Urbanism
Mar 26, 2015 | by Ana Cañizares | No Comments | Read →

This is the last week for prospective participants to apply for a scholarship covering tuition fee and full travel and accommodation costs for the International Summer School Desig...

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Providing adequate housing and maintaining livelihoods in Dharavi
Jul 12, 2013 | by Tara | No Comments | Read →

Improving quality of life in informal settlements is a complex issue that goes beyond just providing adequate housing. In her final post reporting from her internship with SPARC, o...

Conducting toilet studies in the slums of Mumbai
Jul 10, 2013 | by Tara | No Comments | Read →

There’s always a first time for everything and in this line of work, it may not be pleasant, but it is certainly rewarding. Our student Tara Whelan tells about her daunting t...

Development obstacles in Mumbai
Jul 8, 2013 | by Tara | No Comments | Read →

Housing policies sometimes result in obstacles rather than solutions to development issues like affordable housing. Our student Tara Whelan, currently interning with SPARC in Mumba...


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About Master of International Cooperation Sustainable Emergency Architecture

The official Master of International Cooperation: Sustainable Emergency Architecture is a unique degree that prepares architects to develop and rebuild communities affected by rapid urbanization, poverty, conflict and natural disasters. The program forms part of the Erasmus Mundus European Cooperation Program and is located in Barcelona at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC).

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